Established 2004

Ruddlesden geotechnical

Ruddlesden geotechnical provides ground investigation, geotechnical consultancy and contamination assessment services.

Based in Exeter, but covering the whole of the UK, albeit primarily concentrated in the South West, Ruddlesden geotechnical was formed in 2004.

Ruddlesden geotechnical works on behalf of a wide client base, including local, regional and national housing developers, housing associations, commercial developers, building contractors, structural and civil engineers, architects, building consultants, quantity surveyors, local authorities and private individuals.

Development projects range from single dwellings and extensions to large housing estates, multi-storey flats, offices, industrial units, roads, slopes, schools, hospitals and basements.

The services and projects listed on this web-site provide an indication of those carried out by Ruddlesden geotechnical, but others are carried out. If your requirement is not readily identifiable on this web-site, please contact us as we may still be able to help you.

  • AGS
  • Constructionline
  • CSCS
  • SMAS
  • ECFC trust
  • Latest news

    08 Feb 2021

    Andrew Battagel finds a geode

    Last week, Andrew Battagel enjoyed a frosty morning undertaking a contamination investigation next to an old colliery near Radstock, Somerset, not far from where he grew up. Surprisingly, a sparkling piece of gravel in one of our boreholes turned out...

    Andrew Battagel finds a geode
    Andrew Battagel finds a geode
  • Recent projects

    Large Retaining Wall, Devon

    As part of the redevelopment of an existing large, residential property in Chagford, Devon, a large retaining wall was proposed. Ruddlesden geotechnical were commissioned to undertake a geotechnical investigation and to provide characteristic paramet...

  • Recent projects

    Earthworks Materials Suitability Assessment Enables Re-Use of Site-Won Soils, Devon

    A materials suitability assessment was undertaken as part of a wider geotechnical investigation and contaminated land assessment for a proposed residential development site in Torbay. Due to the site’s topography, significant amounts of cutting and f...